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Old 12-01-2008, 03:10 AM   #1
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Tried JETSEAL.... topped with Pete's 53

I will let the pictures do the talking!

Most of you have seen pics of my car before.... I can honestly say that I have NEVER seen it look the way it is right now!

First pics are after only 1 coat of JETSEAL, left on for about 30mins then buffed off.







Then these pics where after 1 coat of Pete's 53 applied over the JETSEAL.
I applied the Pete's by hand, and found that if you stand the car in the sun for about 5 mins just to warm the panels slightly, the application is a hell of a lot easier.

















Please note... all these pics where taken with my new phone
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Old 12-01-2008, 10:31 AM   #2
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i know how you feel man i just tried the jetseal out this week on 3 cars and on man is this stuff great or what.
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Old 12-01-2008, 11:42 AM   #3
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much like finding the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow
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Old 12-01-2008, 01:29 PM   #4
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Who makes jet seal? Good for a Jet black car?
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Old 12-01-2008, 07:36 PM   #5
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chemical guys and yes prob one of the best sealants out there u can buy in my opinion at least.
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Old 12-01-2008, 08:11 PM   #6
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Old 12-01-2008, 11:42 PM   #7
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The paint looks outstanding, thanks for sharing. I absolutely love that combination and the results show why! Great Job!

We have the Chemical Guys Jetseal 109 and Chemical Guys Pete 53 Paste Wax at Detailed Image if you are interested.

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Old 12-04-2008, 12:02 AM   #8
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I've been using Menzerna FMJ and think thats its pretty sick as well, never tried the jetseal but i cant imagine anything being better than FMJ...
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I've been using Menzerna FMJ and think thats its pretty sick as well, never tried the jetseal but i cant imagine anything being better than FMJ...
I would LOVE to try FMJ, but it aint available in SA, and works out crazy expensive to import
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Old 01-17-2009, 04:42 PM   #10
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just after 2 layers of jet seal is applied..

its kinda cool and easy product to apply.. after a while it doesnt look as good as it was just applied, but still helps a lot )
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Old 01-17-2009, 05:51 PM   #11
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I've been using Menzerna FMJ and think thats its pretty sick as well, never tried the jetseal but i cant imagine anything being better than FMJ...
Trust me. FMJ is on the bottom of the sealants list.........

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I would LOVE to try FMJ, but it aint available in SA, and works out crazy expensive to import
Don't You will waste your money for FMJ. You will not be impressed at all......

1. FMJ isn't an actual Menzerna Product. It's Menzerna USA......

2. Menzerna Germany Focuses on Polishes. Not sealants........


Jetseal is one of the best sealants. Some tend to disagree, but that is from their application methods......

I have 16oz of Wolfgang 3.0 Sealant in my garage waiting to be applied this summer. This sealant has alot of raves over on autopia and other forums. I can't wait.....

Look at this thread: http://www.autopia.org/forum/car-det...lant-test.html


Also, to the OP: When you apply a sealant; Let it fully cure for at least 24 hours before applying wax. You will get more protection out of the sealant from that
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Old 01-18-2009, 10:32 PM   #12
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so the sealant was applied by machine, correct?
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Old 01-19-2009, 12:50 AM   #13
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so the sealant was applied by machine, correct?
No I applied by hand. Allowed it to cure over night and then applied the Petes 53 the following day.

@M0nk3y: Thanks for the input, I'll stick with JS109 then, and I await your review on the Wolfgang sealant
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Old 01-19-2009, 04:34 AM   #14
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your paint has quite possibly the least orange peel i've ever seen on a new bmw
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Old 01-19-2009, 05:28 AM   #15
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How long did you leave the Pete's 53 on - I have this but I find it dries so quickly, then it's a right bugger to take off ??
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